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's to educate our students more and to tie them to technology. >> reporter: of the 1.4 million people who use the state's new online voter registration system about half of them were younger voters. maureen naylor, ktvu news. >>> a college education without the tuition. >> it's like coming out west in the gold rush. there's this big area who are trying to get in and we have no idea where it's going to go. >> the new trend in education and why some students feel cheated. >> at 10:45, sending supplies to areas hit hard by sandy. the big mobilization effort at travis. [ female announcer ] safeway presents real big deals of the week. or how to get great prices on things you need. heading into the holidays you look for the best deals. that's why we give you real big club card deals each week. right now, get a super low price on tide, $10.99 for 100 ounces. 12 rolls of bounty are $11.99. that's a dollar a roll! and charmin is $11.99 for 30 rolls. real big deals this week and every week. only at safeway. ingredients for life. >>> get ahead with a college education for the cost of an internet connect
budget cuts in the state's education system. if the governor's tax increase measure goes down in defeat. coming up, not one but two different class schedules. the uncertain future facing students at one bay area community college and why it depends what happens election day. >> bart leaders showed off a milestone today in the warm springs extension project. here's an underground look as they walked the subway tunnel this morning. the new section runs under lake elizabeth and will eventually reach san jose. the bart station is expected to open in the fall of 2015. >> several bay area hospitals are teaming up with local farmers to bring fresh fruits and vegetables to improve hospital food. thousands of pounds of fresh produce. the executive chef tells the business times the healthy eating program is expected to expand each growing season. >> chevron is making a multi- million dollar commitment. not to refurbish refineries. the political cost the bay area's biggest oil producer is backing. >> back here, fog free along the coast. this weekend is going to be warmer. we'll also look at detroi
the creator of star wars is giving "new hope" to education. first business starts now. you're watching first business: financial news, analysis, and today's investment ideas. good morning everybody. i'm angela miles. it's november 2nd, and it's jobs friday. it may or may not be deal-breaker for voters, but tensions are high over the jobs numbers due out today. it's anticipated 125,000 jobs were added in october, and the unemployment rate edged up to 7.9% from 7.8%. in the latest numbers on jobs, adp reports 158,000 jobs were added to payrolls last month, while the goverment reports claims for unemployment benefits last week fell by 9,000 to 363,000. stocks surged ahead of today's jobs numbers. the dow rallied 137 points, the nasdaq up 43, and the s&p popped 16 pts. gold dropped $4 and oil inched up to nearly $87. tim mulholland of china america capital joins us now from the trading floor of cme group. good morning, good to have you on the show this morning on this jobs friday. > > good to be here. > > what do you anticipate as far as the numbers? > > looking at the adp report wednesday and
up in ten days will provide clarity about the status of education funding here in california. in the meantime there's only uncertainty. as rob roth tells us, it has one school posting two schedules. holway needs to take a statistics class. and she learned that her school may be offering fewer statistics team which could shut her out. >> basically have me on hold and i'm trying to finish so i can get a job. >> reporter: they've posted online a unique class schedule. the classes offered in red will be offered if governor brown's tax measure passes next month along with measure i a 28- dollar a year pass. >> the reality is, now that it may take a student beyond six years, seven, eight years or more to be able to get a seat in the classes that they need. >> reporter: students say they appreciate knowing in advance what's at stake but some fear their future is in doubt. this student wants to become a history teachers but history classes are red lined. support is declining with now less than 50% of those surveyed in favor of it. at chabot college in hayward, rob roth. >>> muslims
at collecting dues for education purposes. >>> this morning the national average price for a gallon of average gas is 3-cents less. now a decrease in demand has sent gas prices down and it could fall as much as a dime in the coming week. >>> the white house is usually inviting children to come trick or treating. this is video of the first lady and president inviting children and this year they are pulling the plug on the celebration as president barack obama travels to new jersey to help with the recovery efforts. >>> there are plenty of events going on and this morning the have a talk will hold it's not too spooky event. they will host a party and this is going to be in oakland. >>> we have some breaking news to tell you about in new jersey, a fire started out in new jersey and it was hit hard from sandy. we are out there live flames are reaching in the sky and there is a large cluster of flames and smaller fires that are spread out from this. it's not clear what is burning at this point. it looks like an e.ty area on the shore. however certainly you can see the building right next to this. t
education cuts. a new school and 48% of voters say they will vote yes on proposition 30 down 4 -- 54% on proposition 30. now the poll shows support for molly's alternative proposition 28 and that's down 46% from july. several will vote no on that one and 48% say they are undecided. san francisco police are releasing photos of people suspecting photos right after the giant's world series. they hope somebody out there can identify the men involved and they are wearing giants outfits and number one you can see they are smoking a cigarette. they arrested gregory tyler in a van rich case and cell phone videos show him smashing the windshield of that muni bus. 22 were taken into custody going into a giant celebration and more than half were arrested for public clung endest. the giants are picking up the tab. workers schedules were also changed to cut down on overtime. >>> many fans have heeded the warnings to take mass transit and they are recording mass transit and they carried 55 3,000 passengers shattering the old record set during the 2010 parade. the ridership more than doubled during
city. we'll be right back. , and makes education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... because it makes our children #1. . >>> kansas city's kansas city's arrowhead stadium -- raiders with the 13-6 lead into the locker room. palmer trouhis second touchdown pass to darrius heyward-bey turns into a touchdown. he does the rest to the end zone. 26-9 with the chiefs trying to get back into it in the 4th quarter. matt cassel picked off by lee. the first road win for the raiders since they beat the chiefs last december. they have now made it six in a row at arrowhead. 26-16 the final, 3-4, oakland is one game out of a first place. palmer has barely been in oakland a year, but he is got a feel for how thing goes in the afc west. >> you talk about chiefs and raiders, you can't rely on strikes. you know you are going to get a good shot from them and coming off a bye-week, there wer
department of education has stripped 23 schools of a key state ranking due to cheating and other misconduct in administering standardized tests. it happened during the testing that is used to calculate a school's academic performance index or api, which is used to rank schools in the state. according to the "los angeles times," the violations range from failing to cover bulletin boards to coaching students with actual test questions or helping them correct errors. the global family school was cited for having reference material on the wall during testing. >>> the east kroest is bracing for hurricane send. it's already done some damage in the southeastern u.s. what happened to passengers on board a disney cruise. >>> plus, pulling and all-night tore get giants -- nighter to get giants world championship merchandise. >>> take a look at that, a dream vacation on a disney cruise ship turned into a nightmare when it hit high surf from hurricane sandy near miami. the rough waves caused the merchandise to fall off shelves in the gift shop. one passenger says the high surf sent furniture flying ac
internist, is here with more on the studdy. educate us more about the garcinia cambogia. what makes it so special? >> there's a lot of expensive supplements out there for weight loss. what i love about this is it's one of the least expensive out there for people to use and it's been shown in studies to increase weight loss two to three times what people would lose with just diet and exercise alone and they've been able to isolate the compound and put it into a capsule. >> i'm stunned i hadn't hearned of this. it comes from the tamarind fruit. it's a fruit used in chutney sauces, soup preparations, there are a lot of traditional medisin -- medicinal uses for it so it's been around a long time and that makes me comfortable about its safety. go through the weight loss with me. how much could the average woman lose in a month, say? >> about four pounds. but i'm a big proponent of healthy weight loss and people will actually lose two or three times more if they do that with the supplement. there is an increase in serotonin. it helps manage the stress hormone cortisol so a lot of times patients
of attention today. proposition 38 bypasses sacramento, and makes education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... because it makes our children #1. well, inside the brewer, there's a giant staircase. and the room is filled with all these different kinds of coffee. actually, i just press this button. brew what you love, simply. keurig. >>> a proposed ban on public nudity draw a small group of protesters. he says he has received scores of complaints about naked people in the castro district. the áf. >>> a northern california grocery store chain trying to avoid a strike told employees the company is losing millions of the dollars a year. raley's employs about 13,000 people with stores in california and nevada. raley's management says 40 of their stores are losing money so they want to freeze employee wages and eliminate premium pay for sunday shifts. the employee union organized a strike
in anything. proposition 38 bypasses sacramento, and makes education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... because it makes our children #1. >>> family of a man that was electrocuted by a fallen line is suing pg&e. the lawsuit filed wednesday says paramedic couldn't immediately help him because pgi didn't turn off the high voltage current fast enough. >>> a democrat is -- it plans to sell the press democrat and its affiliated publications to a recently formed company called is an nome media. the halifax company says the sale of the publications makes geographic sense. earlier this year, halifax punched the press democrat that -- purchased the pretty press democrat. >>> a shoe sign operator in san francisco is back in business tonight after rowdy crowds destroyed his stand following the giants world series win. we are live with who offered the helping hand. alex? >> reporter: five days a
of the park for this little cutie. proposition 38 bypasses sacramento, and makes education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... because it makes our children #1. >>> welcome back to the show. don't forget to check in at rightthisminute.com. great videos all the day long. >>> all right, you guys. put on your thinking caps. time to go to school. going to teach you a few things that you never knew about lobsters. this first video, which is obviously being shot in some green, murky water. some dueling lobsters battling it out. they fight over everything. >> why do you think they have those big old claws? >> and in the lobster community, there's one dominant lobster. the ladies love him. he's so busy fighting, he's not really into romance. >> he's dumb. >> but that's not the only thing. this video is of a lobster in a tank. he is removing his body from his exoskeleton. it doesn't grow a
and education. she reminded them quote, this is the president that took out osama bin laden. early voting began in nevada last week and one-fourth of the states voters have cast their ballots. >>> mitt romney campaigned today in iowa where he mocked president obama's campaign slogan. >> the president's campaign slogan is this. forward. but to 23 million americans struggling to find a good job these last four years feel a lot more like backward. >> romney said president obama's campaign quote, falls short of the magnitude of these times. if he is elected president he'll make policy changes that bring the economy, in his words, roaring back. find out how your political views align with the candidates. like ktvu channel 2 on facebook. >> friends and family of former senator george mcgovern gathered for his funeral. the 90-year-old died this past sunday. he served in the u.s. house and senate and ran as the democratic nominee against republican richard nixon in 1972. after leaving politics he devoted himself to issues of hunger and poverty. plans call for mcgovern to be buried in washington, d.c. >
schools shouldn't be 47th in anything. proposition 38 bypasses sacramento, and makes education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... because it makes our children #1. . >>> list are looking for a man who robbed a pizza shop. it happened on pacifica pizza friday night. the suspect entered the business appointed a knife at an employee and then demanded money new. anyone with information about the case is being asked to call police. >> well, one of the biggest classes of firefighting recruits ever is about to begin training in san jose. 33 new recruits will start the academy tomorrow. they will graduate on march 1st. they will help bring the department closer to the staffing levels before recent cutbacks and the academy class is being paid for by a grant from fema. >>> california marines and police will be forming a mock zombie attack. it is part of the resort island in san diego.
shouldn't be 47th in anything. proposition 38 bypasses sacramento, and makes education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... because it makes our children #1. >>> welcome back. i'm tori campbell. >> i'm dave clark. >> new this morning from new jersey, several rescue efforts underway right now to rescue people stranded by the floodwaters back east. rescuers used a boat to get to people stranded in hackens is sack, new jersey. they are also trying to reach at least 800 people in three towns after a berm overflowed in bergen county. new jersey governor, chris christie says the damage in new jersey is "undescribable." >> i expect to see a devastated jersey shore, that will be extraordinarily expensive to fix. we have 2.4 million households without power. >> on top of that, new jersey officials say -- the floodwaters there is mixed with sewage and rainwater. it's also responsible for
just can't accept that. proposition 38 bypasses sacramento, and makes education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... because it makes our children #1. i didn't know strawberries were in seasoshh'sht now. no, no, no, no, no, no.. roscoe! ..no, no, no...no ♪ opera some things won't last 25 years. ah! woof! some things will. save up to 15% on an ikea kitchen. . >>> the new york city nanny accuse of fatally stabbing two young children remains in a meically induced coma with apparently self-inflicted stab wounds. no charges have been filed against yoselyn ortega, a memorial is growing outside of the family's apartment building. today police say the nanny had work for the family about two years. sources told the new york post that ortega had run into money trouble. >> in news of the world in indonesia 11 suspected islamics are behind bars. police say they confiscated a bomb
think it's really cool that berkeley is trying to spread their great education to everywhere but at the same time it's a little frustrating since i'm paying so much. >> most students who sign up for the program are going to school part time. many colleges say the online courses will not meet the full requirements to get a college degree. >>> today a new ad almost hit the web targeting san francisco supervisor christina who voted to reinstate sheriff ross mirkarimi. ivory madison recorded the ad. she first told police about the new year eves fight between mirkarimi and his wife. she thought reporting the ad would help protect women but said the system didn't work. >>> students at uc berkeley will hold a rally against a controversial city measure on next tuesday's ballot. measure s would ban people from sitting on sidewalks from 7:00 in the morning to 10:00 at night. supporters argue it would clean up the streets but opponents say it would criminalize the homeless. today's rally begins at 1:00 at sprawl plaza. >>> a crack down on rowdy party goers could be taking a step backwar
't be 47th in anything. proposition 38 bypasses sacramento, and makes education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... because it makes our children #1. >>> the long super long lines for gas in new jersey because of super storm sandy are about to get shorter. governor chris christie today ordered odd, even gas rationing tomorrow in new jersey. more than half of the state's gas stations closed because of the power outages or because they had no gas. as you can imagine waiting in those long lines sometimes for hours has frayed a lot of nerves. >> more help is on the way for the northeast tonight. dozens of pg & i workers have headed to long island. one worker said he's glad for help because some day california may need a favor in return. john fowler reports on the add -- additional groups in california and what they will find. >> reporter: 50 workers flew out today, 50 more
. >> you have something really stinking there. >>> the california department of education has just stripped 23 schools of a very important state ranking due to cheating and other misconduct in administering standardized tests. it happened to calculate the academic performance index. according to the l.a. times, violations range from failing to cover up bulletin board to coaching students to help them correct errors. the global family was cited for having reference materials on the wall during the testing. many schools in california could have their credit ratings reduced if some propositions don't pass in the lexes. moody's says if those two propositions fail, it will begin to immediately review the school districts it considered most financially at risk and possibly downgrade their credit ratings. they would have to pay higher interest rates in order to borrow money. >> in san jose, ten people need a new police to -- need a new place to leave after a fire destroyed their home. it happened on murtha drive. it took firefighters more than 30 minutes to put it out. one fire was taken to the ho
club. >>> time is 5:46. california department of education has stripped 23 schools of an important state ranking due to cheating and other misconduct in administering standardized testing. it happened during an api testing which is used to rank schools in the state. according to the los angeles times the violations range from failing to cover bulletin boards to coaching students with actual test questions or helping them correct errors. the global family elementary school in oakland was cited as having reference material on the wall during testing. >>> in san jose ten people kneeled a new place to live after their home was destroyed by fire. it happened last night about 8:30 on murtha drive. it took firefighters more than 45 minutes to put the fire out. one firefighters was taken to the hospital for a minor injury, but no one inside the house was hurt. >> and i went to my neighbors and i said fire, fire, and i went to my other neighbors saying fire, fire, it was really scary we didn't know. we got the water hose and started watering the yard. >> the cause of the fire is still under
but he already has an educational foundation set up. he's also made large donations to the usc film school where he was a student. >>> 5:25 is the time. let's check in with sal. what are you keeping an eye on? >> all the commutes look good. but we are looking at everything just to make sure. the weather as you mentioned earlier really is helping us out. we don't have a lot of fog or lot of rain. so it's going to be a nice drive for example on 280 getting up to highway 17. so the traffic looks good. so far on this friday morning. if you are driving on interstate 680 the sunol grade that looks fine. and we've been checking 580 livermore. let's go to steve. >>> thank you, sal. we do have some fog out there. sonoma county airport. santa rosa and livermore saying patchy fog. higher clouds will kind of take aim more toward the north bay. it will be mostly sunny today and partly cloudy to the north. a chilly morning. 40s will give way to 60s and low 70s. but we have a lot of sunshine and low temps. >>> thank you. 5:26 is the time. more problems for victims of hurricane sandy. there is anot
to measure students' progress. about 400 educators attended the summit to learn more about the new standard. >>> a new poll shows that support for the governor's new tax measure has dropped. it is droped from 51 to 48% in favor. >> we're talking about 11 fewer days to go ahead and teach the math, the science and the reading. it's important for our students. >> my biggest concern is giving more money to the senators and having them just spend it away. >> prop 30 would raise the state's sale tax and income tax on californians making $250,000 or more. >>> sports of a measure that would require genetically modified foods to be labeled will hold several rallies today in the bay area. supporters said that consumers should be able to choose whether to eat the foods. and opponents say their safe to eat so additional labeling should not be required. they say, if so, the cost will be passed on to the consumer. >>> groundbreaking ceremonies was held for a new food coto the area. and there are plans for other stores to be built in the same shopping center. >>> the california health department is warnin
is. the budget plan he lays out would actually cut 75% of all investment in education, and, r&d and infrastructure and that is not a way to grow an economy, going forward. and, when you look more specifically at virginia, we're at 5.8, 5.9% unemployment and we have recovered quicker than other states and again, one of the reasons is the president is going to -- the reasons i think the president will carry virginia. >> chris: senator udall we'll get to romney's plan in a moment, but, obama on the campaign trail, he was brandishing, you can see it here, the glossy brochure, that he said is his agenda for the next four years and states goals like, create 1 million manufacturing jobs, by 2016 and cut net oil imports in half by 2020. but, senator, these are recycled targets from four years ago. that he was unable to achieve in his first term. >> chris, we have made a lot of progress to reaching those goals and if you look at what the president's accomplished, we are moving forward, and, my concern and what i hear from coloradans is a president romney would go back to the policies o
. our schools shouldn't be 47th in anything. proposition 38 bypasses sacramento, and makes education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... because it makes our children #1. >>> there is a new development involving a growing scandal at the port of oakland. a ktvu investigation first raised questions about business executives including charging the public $4500 for a night at a houston strip club. port executives claim they were entertaining clients. but those supposed clients say port officials lied. an executive with hyundai merchant marine say their travel records show no hyundai employees were in houston at the time. the biggest lesson, is that you are naked. in today's world of technology, immediate fast access information it just makes no sense the -- makes no sense in the world to lie because the world is transparent. >> point officials say they are conducting an -- port
in education cuts. >> a new field poll suggests support is slipping for both proposition 30 and a competing measure. 48% of likely california voters say they will vote yes on 30. that is down from 54% in july. 38% say they will vote no and 14% say they are undecided. a poll shows support for the alternative measure, proposition 38 now is at 34%. that's down from 46% in july and 49% say they will vote no. 17% say they are undecided. >> we have cold weather coming back and that means the start of winter spare the area alert. over the next four months, officials will issue alerts about burning wood when weather conditions cause concern about air pollution. they say wood smoke is the biggest source of air pollution. 15 spare the area alerts were issued last winter. >>> new law takes effect in san leandro today prohibiting restaurants using styrofoam. it can't be recycled. it often pollutes waterways. >> there is new information this morning about a sexual competition involving athletes at at piedmont. students say reports of the league where athletes earn points for sexual activity may have
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